For many large industrial manufacturers, improving the performance of ‘shop-floor’ manufacturing operations is constantly front of mind, but fresh thinking in light of the changing economic climate can play a vital role in ensuring sustainable success. It is no longer enough to consider the factory floor in isolation; a strategy which engages with the wider business, including back office functions, procurement and HR, is needed to achieve competitive advantage in a changing marketplace. By taking a more holistic view, manufacturers will increase their chances of:
How PwC can help you
Manufacturing organisations engage our Consulting specialists to help design, manage and execute lasting performance improvement. Our Operational Effectiveness experts - many directly from industry - draw on skills in operations, people, technology, finance and risk management to advise and implement lean manufacturing and cost reduction programmes - locally and globally.